About Us

Global IP India or GIP India is an intellectual property firm specializing in patents and other intellectual properties.

We specialize in providing various patent and IP services, and adapt ourselves towards working with cross-cultural clients. Our firm has grown strength-to-strength, and today, we are servicing 250 + clients including Fortune 500 companies, with more than 50+ clients from Japan, China, Europe and India.

Our firm’s core services include patent & IP filing & prosecution in major patent jurisdictions of the world. We have a healthy mix of clients, and we specialize in using our technical and legal skills in the patent prosecution process to obtain high quality patents for our clients. We also hand hold technology companies and innovators in end-to-end patent process, starting from patent drafting, till filing the patents and obtaining patent rights in India, US, Europe, PCT, Japan, etc.

In addition, we also provide high-end patent search, research and drafting services. We have successfully experimented with using Indian patent researchers to provide global patent research solutions to global corporations at a cost effective price. We have already delivered more than 500 patent research studies, varying from novelty searches, to Freedom to Operate studies, invalidation search services, and the like, to IP departments of global companies.

Our People

Managing Partner (Founder)

Indian Patent Attorney, Lawyer

Kshitij Malhotra

Kshitij Malhotra holds a degree in Chemical engineering and is a registered Indian patent agent. He is also a lawyer from University of Delhi, and enrolled at Bar Council of Delhi and authorized to practice law in courts of India. He has prior experiences of working in the Indian, Japanese, and US patent systems. He has helped many Indian and foreign clients in obtaining patents at major patent offices. He was received as a trainee in JPO program for patent experts held in Tokyo in 2013.

Kshitij focuses on advising clients on various IP issues including drafting patent applications, prosecuting applications, PCT filings and IP strategy. He also specializes in non-contentious & contentious work, such as drafting agreements, IP negotiations, patent & trademark dispute resolution & representations at patent office, courts and IP Appellate Boards.

Core Patent Attorneys & Lawyers

Indian Patent Attorney
Ram Naresh Patyal

Ram Naresh received his LL.B. degree from University of Delhi, master’s degree in chemistry with major in organic chemistry from D.A.V.V. Indore and he is a registered Indian patent agent. He is also a legal IP facilitator appointed by government of India. He has several years of experience in IP prosecution and IP management. He focuses his practice on Indian IPR laws especially patent, trademark and design prosecution. Beside IPR prosecution he is proficient in technical and legal drafting, patent searching and analytics, developing competitive technology intelligence, strategizing IP portfolio management, technology valuation and licensing.

He has prior experience of working in the Indian, Japanese, American and European patent systems. He has assisted many Indian and foreign clients in obtaining and securing their patent rights in these jurisdiction. He likes to closely work with the innovators from the conceptualization of idea till the stage of IP commercialization.

Indian Patent Agent
Chandan Kumar

Chandan Kumar has a degree in Electrical and Communication Engineering and is a registered Indian patent agent. He specializes in domains such as Microcontroller, VLSI, Semiconductor, and Computer Networks. He focuses his practice on patent searching, drafting and prosecution.

He focuses on IP Research and Analytics in various technology domains and provides research work on Patentability, Novelty, Invalidation, Patent Landscaping and Freedom to Operate.

Indian Patent Agent
Ranjeev Kumar

Ranjeev Kumar holds a degree in Mechanical engineering and is a registered Indian Patent Agent. He has a previous industrial experience in mechanical component designing. He has experience in patent searching and drafting.

He focuses his practice on patent filing, prosecution and drafting Indian as well as International patent applications in mechanical, electronics and software domain. His expertise technical skills are to perform prior art searching, Patent Analysis, IP Research, novelty searches, invalidation searches, patent landscaping particularly in Electronics, Mechanical, Automation and Software Development domains.

Indian Trademark Attorney, Associate
Moumita is an Indian lawyer and trademark attorney. Her experience spans all aspects of trade mark counselling, prosecution and litigation. She is experienced in handling trademark work in a wide variety of industries.

International Corporate Consultant

International Corporate Consultant
Tatsuzo Higashikawa

Tatsuzo Higashikawa plays his role as an International Corporate Consultant for GLOBAL IP India. His activities have been making important contribution on the stronger mutual relationship among the international clients for our firm.

Tatsuzo Higashikawa holds a BS in Agricultural Science from Kinki University and an MBA from the University of Wales, and has also received 1-year academic training in Agricultural Science at the University of Kiel (CAU), Germany, in 1980.

Outside of United GIPs, he is a member of the board of directors of Japan International Society of Negotiation from 2016. He also teaches negotiation classes at Ritsumeikan Graduate School of Business as an instructor. He is native in Japanese, and speaks English and German.

Off Counsels & Other Staff Members

Our staff includes a group of dynamic, dedicated and like-minded individuals that bring together quality intellectual property and patent consulting experience, knowledge and technical expertise. Most importantly, our team is sensitive towards business and strategic needs of overseas companies.

Other Staff Members

Of Counsel
Shalini is a registered Patent Agent with the government of India and holds a master’s degree in Biotechnology. She is actively involved in advising and dealing with various legal matters.

Patent Associate
Vijeth is a Software Engineer. He is involved in drafting and filing of Patent applications. He is also involved in patent search.

Technical Associate
Himanshu is a Mechanical Engineer. He focuses his practice on patent searching particularly in prior art searches, novelty searches and knock out searches. He is also well versed with patent filing, patent prosecution, data mining and patent research work.

Technical Associate
Yogesh is a Mechanical Engineer. He is actively involved in patent searching particularly in prior art searches, novelty searches and knock out searches. 

Mohit works as a Paralegal. He is involved in Patent filing and prosecution in India and overseas.

Legal Assistant
Jyoti is an Indian Lawyer. She is involved in drafting, Trademark filing and Trademark related search. She also works on patent matters under the supervision of licensed patent attorneys.

IPR Associate/ Trademark Associate
Minaxi works on trademark matters under the supervision of licensed trademark attorneys & help them in many aspects of legal matters.

Human Resource
Vinuta is responsible to manage day to day management of HR operations and also manages recruiting, screening, interviewing and placing workers.

Accounts and Administration Manager
Sheikh heads Accounting and Administration Dept. and has considerable experience in the handling of Accounts and Administration related works.